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KQED World: Thursday, July 20, 2017

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Thursday, July 20, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12013] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36143] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4151] Tavis talks with author and professor Ibram X. Kendi about his award-winning text Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Chasing The Dream: a PBS Newshour Weekend Special Hosted by Alison Stewart, this special edition presents some of its signature reporting from Chasing the Dream, a multi-platform public media initiative on poverty and opportunity. There were no bigger issues fueling the chaotic 2016 election than jobs and the increasing number of Americans who feel that a recovering economy simply passed them by. From the rural towns of Eastern Kentucky to the heart of Silicon Valley, this one-hour program highlights stories of both struggles and solutions-and sheds new light on the growing economic divide felt by millions of Americans. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Scully/The World Show [#2011] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 3:30 am
    Second Opinion [#604] Forever Young duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#507] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#197] DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1712] An Honest Liar Meet James "The Amazing" Randi, the famed magician and self-proclaimed "honest liar" who dedicated his life to exposing frauds. But when dealing with a master deceiver, the truth can be hard to find. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG-L (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:30 am
    POV [#3004] Presenting Princess Shaw View the extraordinary true story of Princess Shaw, an aspiring musician down on her luck, who inspired internationally famous YouTube artist Kutiman to create a magical collaboration that would bring her music to a whole new audience. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Chasing The Dream: a PBS Newshour Weekend Special Hosted by Alison Stewart, this special edition presents some of its signature reporting from Chasing the Dream, a multi-platform public media initiative on poverty and opportunity. There were no bigger issues fueling the chaotic 2016 election than jobs and the increasing number of Americans who feel that a recovering economy simply passed them by. From the rural towns of Eastern Kentucky to the heart of Silicon Valley, this one-hour program highlights stories of both struggles and solutions-and sheds new light on the growing economic divide felt by millions of Americans. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4152] Tavis talks with former CIA Analyst John Kiriakou about his memoir, Doing Time Like A Spy. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4153] Tavis talks with acclaimed actress Jada Pinkett Smith about her career and latest project, Girl Trip. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Scully/The World Show [#2011] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 10:30 am
    Second Opinion [#604] Forever Young duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Independent Lens [#1712] An Honest Liar Meet James "The Amazing" Randi, the famed magician and self-proclaimed "honest liar" who dedicated his life to exposing frauds. But when dealing with a master deceiver, the truth can be hard to find. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG-L (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:30 pm
    POV [#3004] Presenting Princess Shaw View the extraordinary true story of Princess Shaw, an aspiring musician down on her luck, who inspired internationally famous YouTube artist Kutiman to create a magical collaboration that would bring her music to a whole new audience. duration 1:26:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8079] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14144] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4153] Tavis talks with acclaimed actress Jada Pinkett Smith about her career and latest project, Girl Trip. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36144] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12014] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8079] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6259] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36144] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4429H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12014] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4429H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23154] (original air date 7/20/2017) *Robert Costa of The Washington Post discusses President Trump's comments regarding his appointment of attorney general Jeff Sessions--citing that he would not have hired Sessions had he known he would recuse himself from the Russia investigation.
    *We continue with a discussion of Senator John McCain's brain cancer diagnosis, joined by Dr. David Agus.
    *Next, the parole of O. J. Simpson, with Rikki Klieman, a legal analyst for CBS News.
    *We continue with part two of Charlie's conversation with Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran's Minister of Foreign Affairs.
    *We conclude with a look at the film comedy genre, with three of the top comedy filmmakers working today: Judd Apatow, Michael Showalter, and Lucia Aniello.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4429H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36144] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4429H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4154] Tavis talks with acclaimed filmmaker Luc Besson about his life and latest film, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4429H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12014] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4429H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6259] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12014] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Thursday, July 20, 2017

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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.